Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes

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Synonyms of Chaplet

coronal, garland, lei, wreath

Alternate forms of Chaplet

Hyponyms: bay wreath, crown, laurel, laurel wreath

Hypernyms: floral arrangement, flower arrangement

Origin of the word Chaplet

  1. late 14c., from O.Fr. chapelet (O.N.Fr. capelet), dim. of chape, chapeau "headdress, hood, hat" (see chapeau). more

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